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Gabriela Spilberg, MD

Assistant Professor; Director, Theranostics and Clinical Trials for the Section of Nuclear Medicine, Radiology and Biomedical Imaging



Gabriela Spilberg, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging and cares for patients as part of the Center for Gastrointestinal Cancers at Smilow Cancer Hospital and Yale Cancer Center. Dr. Spilberg is also Co-Director of Theranostics and Clinical Trials for the Section of Nuclear Medicine in the Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging Nuclear Medicine Section. She joined Yale from Hartford Hospital where she was Section Chief of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging. She cares for patients with gastrointestinal malignancies with a focus on neuroendocrine tumors. Dr. Spilberg is the Connecticut Councilor for the New England Chapter of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging and a scientific reviewer for their annual meeting.

Dr. Spilberg received her medical degree from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro in Brazil and completed her research fellowship at the University of Massachusetts in addition to a Neuroradiology fellowship. She then went on to complete fellowships in Interventional Radiology, Emergency Radiology, Cardiovascular Imaging, and PET/CT Cancer Imaging. She completed the Harvard Joint Program in Nuclear Medicine residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School.

Education & Training

  • MD
    Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro,


  • Post PRRT Imaging: Quantitative and Qualitative Assessment
    Montreal, QC, Canada 2023
    NANETS 2023

Professional Service

Cancer ImagingReviewer2019 - 2024

Departments & Organizations